UT-21 Recycling of the Built Stock

The Faculty of Urban Planning / Urbanism and Territorial Management
3rd Year, sem 1, 2022-2023 | Compulsory Course | Hours/Week: 2C+2P | ECTS Credits: 4
Urban Planning and Territorial Development
Course Leader:
conf.dr.arh Claudiu Runceanu
Learning outcomes:
Accurate use of the specific terms and concepts Comprehension and correct interpretation of the evolutionary dynamics regarding existing urban areas in accordance with the social and economic ones; explaining the causes and consequences of the urban transformations Appropriate use of methods, instruments and techniques in order to reveal the various dimensions of the urban reality, and their adequate use in the studio project Conceiving creative solutions in accordance with the urban fabric specificities
Introduction, definitions and content The relation between recycling and the other concepts used to define urban/building interventions The recycling practice in antiquity The medieval practice of recycling Post-medieval practices Recycling practices in the modern times The process of accumulating the built stock; causes of degradation and measures against – economical reasons for recycling Contemporary recycling practices (case studies – part I) Contemporary recycling practices (case studies – part II) Contemporary recycling practices (case studies – part III) Contemporary recycling practices (case studies – part IV) Key factors for the recycling process (part I) Key factors for the recycling process (part II) Final review Studio project: urban restructuring of an existing urban area
Teaching Method:
Lectures (partially interactive), case studies and debates Studio work
Assessment during the course activity (20%); assessment of the studio work (80%)
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